Inside Ripley’s Believe It Or Not In Orlando

Have you ever visited Ripely’s Believe It Or Not with your kids or grandkids? If you haven’t, make time to check out one of their many location across the country. Robert Ripley created Ripley’s Believe It Or Not in 1918. He was a cartoonist, explorer, reporter, adventurer, and collector, who sought out the odd, unusual, and unexplained. He traveled to 201 countries in 35 years. This slide show is from the Ripley’s Believe It Or Not In Orlando, where my husband and I, along with our two daughters spent a fun-filled day. Ripley’s Believe It Or Not In Orlando   […] Read more »

Pre Pay For College! Last Call + Discount

Most of our readers have young children and college is probably the last thing on their minds, but take it from me, time goes by faster than you realize! For so many parents thinking about how to pay for college is confusing and overwhelming but the folks at Florida Prepaid have sponsored this post to share their solution. With Florida Prepaid, residents can easily save for their children’s college while they’re still in diapers! With Florida Prepaid you have two options. You can choose one, or both! Here’s how they work 1. The Florida Prepaid College Plan that allows you […] Read more »

3 Things You Didn’t Know About Healthcare + Enter To Win $500

Heath care is such an important topic for families like yours and mine. Sometimes we don’t know enough about healthcare to make educated decisions and that can affect our family’s health. UnitedHealthcare created some fun games to fix that! They created three interactive games designed to help you understand the basic facts of healthcare coverage. Not only that, they’re giving away a $500 monthly prize and $100 weekly prizes! You can enter each of the three games daily, plus you can earn additional entries for clicking the recommended articles after completing a quiz. Simple! These games are designed to help you […] Read more »

Enter To Win $100 Amazon Or Paypal [ends 2/19]

Hello everyone! I’m back with another blog sponsored giveaway for my readers and social followers. Once again I’ve teamed up with some terrific bloggers to bring you a $100 Paypal or Amazon giveaway. Enter to win below! Enter to win How to enter: There are 20 Twitter accounts. Each account is worth one entry. Follow all 20 accounts for 20 entries into this giveaway. If you’re already a follower of an account, claim that entry! This giveaway starts February 5 at midnight EST and ends February 19 at 11:59 PM EST. Entrants must be USA residents and at least 18 […] Read more »

Valentine Goodie Bag Ideas – Bag Toppers

Are you looking for cute Valentine goodie bag ideas? I’m glad you found us! The best thing about goody bags is you can personalize the bags. If you’re making them for your children or their friends, fill them with their favorite candy and some small toys. When I made bags for my daughter’s Girl Scout troop, I always tried to include something from a badge they were working on and when I gave bags to the kids in our homeschool group, Valentine pencils were always included! Since I’m an amazon affiliate I shared some of my favorite goody bag items […] Read more »

Printable Valentine Cards {free}

  These printable Valentine cards are a cute, inexpensive way to leave love notes around the house for your family on Valentine’s Day. Tuck one under their pillow, another by the bathroom sink, in their favorite cereal bowl or even in their shoe! They come four to a sheet and you can print out as many as you want! They also come with matching Valentine goody bag toppers. Since I’m an amazon affiliate, I also included some Valentine movie and book suggestions that are perfect for your little ones! Click here to print Read more »

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Would you like to start your year with some extra spending money? Maybe it’ll be a sign of things to come for you in 2017. 🙂 I’m excited to help out on this $150 Amazon gift card giveaway and maybe one of my readers will win! Giveaways to enter Thank you to our sponsors, MyPoshMedia.com | Poshonabudget.com |Miki’s Hope | TheSugarFreeDiva | DinedandDashed | Mel from FreebiesCodesCouponsAndDeals| PlusSizePosh| Becky Hanes | Bestmmorpg2017.net | Cha Ching Queen Entry-Form   This giveaway is open world wide! Disclosure/Disclaimer: This site or any other site associated with this event has in no way been […] Read more »

Make a Winter Weather Pictograph

Watching the winter snow pile is nice but investigating it is even better! Boost your child’s science and observation skills by helping them make a winter weather pictograph. Make a Winter Weather Pictograph She’ll chart the amount of snow or hours of rain that have fallen at your house this winter using a ruler, measuring tape, or even her hands! This ongoing seasonal graphing activity will even enlist her math skills and organization ability. Supplies: Poster board Markers Ruler or other measuring device Discuss the season of winter with your child. Ask her to tell you what types of weather […] Read more »

Earn Amazon Codes For Being A Brand Advisor

This is a sponsored post. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating. Have you ever wished you could tell a brand what you think about their product? Maybe you’re shopping in your favorite store and decide to try a new product only to be dissatisfied with it when you try it. Here’s your chance! Church and Dwight is the maker of a wide variety of products that you may have already used, such as Arm & Hammer, Nair, Oxiclean, First Response and more. With their research partner, C Space, they created The Health & Beauty Lab, […] Read more »

Tips For Hosting A Valentines Party On A Budget

It doesn’t take a lot of money to throw a successful party. By shopping smart and utilizing the things in your home, you’ll have everything you need to decorate, entertain, and feed your party guests on a budget! Keep reading for how to host a Valentines party on a budget. Valentines Party On A Budget Skip the paper invitations Don’t waste money and time with traditional paper invites. There are many sites online where you can find gorgeous free e-cards. Many of these sites have an invitation feature – so you’ll be able to send great looking invitations completely free […] Read more »

The Ultimate List Of Free Valentine Printables

  Valentine’s day is almost here and if you’re looking for some fun ways to celebrate with your family, I have a lot of great ideas to share with you – and they’re free! There are over 40 free valentine printables for you to browse from some of the best bloggers around. Free Valentine Printables [pictured above] Coupon book for kids Glow stick cards I’ll never Lego of you! Backpack charms Treat bag toppers with jokes Valentine cards Tweetheart cards Cute cards with children Make your own Valentine card Aliens, pirates, robots and superheroes Valentine truck Lego cards Tree of […] Read more »

Recipes For National Popcorn Day

Popcorn is a delicious snack and there’s no better time to experiment with different flavors than National Popcorn Day. January 19 is National Popcorn Day and we’re celebrating with some delicious recipes from our blogging friends. National Popcorn Day Shown above: Irish Creme Flavored Popcorn Sweet And Salty Stove Top Popcorn Gooey Caramel Did you know that Americans eat about 17 billion quarts of popcorn each year? Shown above: 1. Parmageddon popcorn 2. Sweet and salty kettle corn 3. Masala spiced popcorn 4. White chocolate confetti popcorn Shown above: 1. Hot chocolate popcorn 2. Always perfect stovetop popcorn 3. Parmesan […] Read more »

January Is National Soup Month | 40+ Recipes

January is National Soup Month! Soup is such a versatile meal and can be prepared as many ways as you can think of. You can eat it alone or with salad, bread, crackers or sandwiches for a heartier meal. National Soup Month Do you have a soup recipe or blog post? Share it below so we can check it out. Shown above (clockwise from top left) 1. Slow cooker black bean soup 2. Cannellini bean, carrot + kale soup 3. Golden lentil barley soup 4. Coconut chickpea sweet potato soup 5. Better for you zuppa toscana Shown above (clockwise from […] Read more »